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Shark And Goon: A pop-culture podcast
The Shark Deck
A podcast about pop-culture. Star Wars, The Mandalorian, Star Trek: Picard, the Fast and the Furious, Marvel, and other films/TV that fit this vibe.
Dec 30, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 16 - The Rescue (recap)
Two words. Luke Skywalker. Is it awesome? Of course it's awesome.
Dec 28, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 15 - The Believer (recap)
Bill Burr is back in what Shark calls THE BEST EPISODE OF THE ENTIRE SERIES. Plus we get some more Boba Fett.
Dec 23, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 14 - The Tragedy (recap)
Boba Fett has crawled out of the sarlac pit and is here to kick stormtrooper armor. Is it good? Did you miss the part where this says BOBA FETT IS BACK?!
Dec 21, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 13 - The Jedi (recap)
Live action Ahsoka Tano finally happens! Is it good? Yes. Plus some cool pseudo-samurai action.
Nov 28, 2020
Take Spider-Man and add in Transformer style robots and a flying car and Professor Monster and Kaiju and - yes it's crazy and yes it is a real thing!
Nov 27, 2020
Star Wars - The Lego Holiday Special
It's not THE Holiday Special but it is A Holiday Special. What's canon and what's not? Is Rey really training Finn? Do the portals count? Why does Rey have a trash accent now? Why won't Disney release the OG Holiday Special? Why won't Disney release Star Wars: Detours?
Nov 26, 2020
Is Die Hard a Christmas Movie?
While you drive home from Thanksgiving you and your family can argue in the car - is Die Hard a Christmas Movie? Obviously it is no matter what Goon says. Is Die Hard 2 a Christmas Movie? Obviously, Die Hard 3? Not so much.
Nov 21, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 12 - The Siege (recap)
Mando hooks back up with Carl Weathers and Cara Dune...Titus Welliver...Darktroopers....Horatio Sanz....another solid episode of The Mandalorian. Along the way Shark and Goon talk about how Jon Favreau GETS IT and how Star Trek doesn't....and a side conversation about how Favreau made people care about Marvel properties nobody cared about back in the day.
Nov 21, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 11 - The Heiress (recap)
Mando and Baby Yoda go get some chowder, and we all break out our fisherman sweaters for a nautical episode...plus Katee Sackhoff!!!
Nov 21, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 10 - The Passenger (recap)
A Frog-Lady! Spider Monsters! It's another rollicking episode of The Mandalorian.
Nov 21, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 9 - The Marshal (recap)
The Mandalorian returns for Season 2 with a great kickoff episode....a pure Western!
Oct 4, 2020
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous is a new animated series on Netflix.
Sep 30, 2020
Nick Fury on Disney+
Disney+ reportedly is developing a Nick Fury series that would star Samuel L. Jackson.
Sep 27, 2020
The Walking Dead: Daryl and Carol
Goon takes a look at The Walking Dead's future, including the Daryl and Carol spinoff.
Jun 3, 2020
It's like Rick and Morty except not at all.
Jun 2, 2020
Jun 1, 2020
The Clone Wars Finale
Did the end of The Clone Wars make up for a mostly brutal season? Yes and no.
May 31, 2020
Weren't we talking about the Snyder Cut?
Shark and Goon start talking about the Snyder Cut which somehow turns into an episode about them discussing The Rise Of Skywalker.
May 29, 2020
The definitive versions of Marvel Superheroes
Who are the real Fantastic Four? What's your X-Men lineup? What about the Avengers? How old is Peter Parker anyway? We discuss our head-canon for the "real" Marvel superheroes.
May 28, 2020
The definitive versions of DC Superheroes
Which iteration of Batman do you consider to be the "real" one? What about Superman?
May 9, 2020
Upload on Amazon Prime
Shark and Goon have mixed opinions about the latest sitcom from Greg Daniels.
May 8, 2020
Star Trek: Discovery - Brian Fuller's original idea for the Mirror Universe
What if instead of just doing Space Hitler, Star Trek: Discovery had done a more nuances version of the Mirror Universe that was more like Sliders than the Space Hitler and Evil Abed version we got?
May 7, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - the look of the props. Is it Star Trek?
A discussion of the general look and feel of Star Trek: Picard. Does it look and feel like Star Trek?
May 5, 2020
The latest from Ricky Gervais is wonderful, but warning it will leave you in a funky mood. You should watch.
May 4, 2020
Star Wars: The Clone Wars - the Maul arc
Leading into today's finale, The Clone Wars has had it's best run of episodes ever after a really disappointing season leading up to the return of Maul.
May 3, 2020
What We Do In The Shadows
What We Do in the Shadows documents the nightly exploits of vampire roommates Nandor (Kayvan Novak), Nadja (Natasia Demetriou), Laszlo (Matt Berry), and Colin Robinson (Mark Proksch) as they navigate the modern world of Staten Island with the help of their human familiar, Guillermo (Harvey Guillén). You should watch.
May 1, 2020
Star Wars: Marvel Star Wars Issues 7 & 8 with Jaxxon!
Han and Chewbacca hire six misfit spacers to help them with the task, including Don-Wan Kihotay, an old man who thinks he is a Jedi Knight, and Jaxxon, a rabbit-like creature with a mean disposition.
Apr 30, 2020
Star Wars: a Dr. Aphra audiobook has been announced
Star Wars announced Doctor Aphra: An Audiobook Original, an expanded adaptation of the kinda good, kinda bad archaeologist’s introduction in Marvel’s Darth Vader series. In the story, Aphra makes a deal with the Sith Lord — never the best idea — and begins a memorable (mis)adventure
Apr 28, 2020
Shark & Goon discuss MARVELS, a podcast that takes place in the aftermath of the Fantastic Four’s battle with Galactus, high above New York City, for the fate of the world.
Apr 26, 2020
Star Trek: Jonathan Frakes address fandom not liking new Star Trek
Jonathan Frakes commented on Star Trek fans not liking the recent iterations of Star Trek. Shark and Goon do not agree with Mr. Frakes.
Apr 1, 2020
Star Wars - Star Wars (1977)
A farm-boy teams up with a wizard, a smuggler, a bigfoot, a princess and two robots to defeat The Man In Black and his space station. It's a good film.
Mar 31, 2020
War of the Worlds on Epic
Goon has a new show he likes - War of the Worlds on EPIX. Also a sidebar conversation about Edge of Tomorrow starring Tom Cruise.
Mar 29, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - Et In Arcadia Ego, Part 2
Well, they finally destroyed Star Trek. Picard ends with a mess of an episode, and yeah (spoiler thing). We get some nice moments by Brent Spiner but wow what a mess.
Mar 25, 2020
Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Season 7 so far is disappointing
Shark and Goon finally talk about Season7 of the Clone Wars. Why haven't they been talking about it? Because it's pretty boring. And man is Anakin is an abusive relationship.
Mar 24, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian - live action Ahsoka coming to the Mandalorian
The Mandalorian will be adding Rosario Dawson as a live action version of Ahsoka. Is that good? Is it small-universe? Is it both?
Mar 22, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E9 Et In Arcadia Ego
All the plot lines magically come together, and Brent Spiner is given something to do. It's both bad and somehow arguably the best episode of Picard yet. And don't worry about murdering Bruce Maddox, we all got over it.
Mar 20, 2020
Star Wars: a surprise appearance in the Darth Vader comic
Hey is that Padme? That looks like Padme? How could Padme be back? You saw The Phantom Menace, right? Figure it out Anakin.
Mar 19, 2020
Coronavirus and the upcoming dearth of content
Fast and Furious 9 delayed by a year. The Falcon and the Snowman Winter Soldier delayed. Disney+ might have nothing coming. Shows suspended production. What are we gonna watch in a few months if nothing is being made? Star Trek: Discovery?
Mar 18, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E8 Broken Pieces
After a relatively good week of Picard, this show is desperately in need of the Emergency Writer Hologram.
Mar 17, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E7 Nepenthe
Finally, Picard visits the Rikers and some of the old magic comes back. It's clearly the best Picard has been....but does that make it good? Plus we talk about the Sexy Romulan being sexy despite her terrible ears.
Mar 16, 2020
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker...did we all miss something?
Disney released the digital version of The Rise Of Skywalker so we would have something to watch on Coronavirus Weekend. Upon watching the movie again....oh that thing everyone was mad about....they actually did explain it in the film.
Mar 15, 2020
MLB The Show 20: A review
For those of you who think @sharkandgoon hate everything....we both gave this game an 11 out of 10. Our super-enthusiastic review awaits your download!
Mar 11, 2020
Indiana Jones: how to easily reboot the series
There is a very simple solution on how to reboot the Indiana Jones series....and James Bond has the answer.
Mar 9, 2020
Star Wars - a dicsussion of The Haters
We start with an observation about the fans by Dave Filoni, which leads to a broader discussion of the wackos who don't enjoy Episodes VIII and IX.
Mar 6, 2020
Day of the Dead: The TV Series
What the world really needed was another zombie TV show. SyFy gets in on the act with Day of the Dead. Meanwhile, can The Walking Dead just get the ball back to Negan?
Mar 5, 2020
Star Wars: The High Republic
Star Wars announces a major expansion...and maybe it's all just too much.
Mar 4, 2020
Star Wars: why didn't Ahsoka help out in any of this?
Dave Filoni suggests Ahsoka is still alive at the end of Rise of Skywalker. OK then, how about helping us out against the Empire? No? How about helping stop The First Order? No? What are you doing Ahsoka?
Mar 3, 2020
Star Wars: Palapatine was a clone (says the novel)
J.J., why didn't you tell me? It would have taken two seconds to explain that Palpatine was a clone in Rise of Skywalker. Instead, we needed to read the novel for it to make sense.
Mar 2, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E6 The Impossible Box
Picard makes it to the Borg Cube and we get some more Sexy Roman Time. We hang out with Hugh and the Borg have some series destroying technology.
Feb 28, 2020
Harley Quinn on DC Universe
A discussion of Harley Quinn on DC Universe leads to Shark and Goon wondering why Luthor even bothers with the other people in the Legion of Doom.
Feb 27, 2020
Star Wars: The Clone Wars - S3E8 Evil Plans
Padme is mad that there isn't any fruit for her party, so she yells at Anakin who takes out his rage on the droids. The droids head to the mall where R2-D2 visits the massage parlor and gets a rather interesting bath. This really is the plot. Also Cad Bane is in this one. This may be the best Clone Wars episode of them all, and explains why Anakin went from a nice young man who then couldn't take his girlfriend's nagging any more and decided to become the most evil person in the galaxy just so he wouldn't' get yelled at about fruit.
Feb 26, 2020
Star Wars: The Clone Wars - S7E1 The Bad Batch
Clone Wars returns for a 7th season and we're hanging out with the clone troopers for some reason.
Feb 25, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E5 Stardust City Rag
Picard and crew go to Space Vegas and visit the Generic Science Fiction Store and throw everything in a blender...but at least we didn't have to watch Sexy Romulan Time. After 5 episodes, what is this show even about?
Feb 24, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E4 Absolute Candor
Picard finally gets off Earth and well...um....there's really not anything to say about this episode and that in itself is a major problem with this series.
Feb 20, 2020
Marvel: Sam Raimi to take over Dr. Strange?
Goon tells us why Sam Raimi taking over Dr. Strange will be a good thing for all of us.
Feb 18, 2020
James Bond: How great is Casino Royale? Pretty great.
Shark watched Casino Royale and is very excited about it. Did you know it's good? Yeah, everyone knows that.
Feb 16, 2020
Star Wars: Darth Vader comics
Goon has read the new Darth Vader comic book and he's excited about it. Would these stories make for a good TV show?
Feb 14, 2020
Star Wars: Bossk Hogg and the Hasbro Case
Goon resolves yesterday's cliff-hanger and tells us about the Hasbro Case. Then the guys stumble into the great idea of Bossk Hogg. It's a particularly aimless episode of Shark and Goon.
Feb 13, 2020
Star Wars: do we want Mandalorian spinoffs?
Bob Iger spoke about the future of Star Wars and hinted we could see spinoffs from The Mandalorian. Is this a good idea?
Feb 11, 2020
Battle Star Wars
No it's not Star Wars. No it's not Battlestar. It's Battle Star Wars. And it's bad.
Feb 9, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E3 The End of the Beginning
Picard stops off at the discount store and picks up a Han Solo knockoff, and it seems the writers really enjoyed Battlestar Galactica's premise. Shark recorded in a car so yeah there's some noise that he's unhappy about.
Feb 8, 2020
Dracula on Netflix
Dracula on Netflix....is good!
Feb 6, 2020
Terminator: Dark Fate
Why would someone make a Terminator movie and not have Arnold in it for an hour?
Feb 5, 2020
The Fast and Furious 9 Trailer
Dom has a brother. Han is back. Does the plot even matter? Maybe this time it does.
Feb 4, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E2 Maps and Legends
Picard falls off a cliff. No not the character, the cliff. This was not good.
Feb 3, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - S1E1 Rememberance
Picard is back...and when Patrick Stewart is on-screen that's a good thing! But what about when he isn't?
Jan 27, 2020
DC: Crisis on Infinite Earths
The CW's recent Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover gets the Goon seal of approval and opens up a whole new world of potential storytelling.
Jan 25, 2020
Star Wars: rumors of the next trilogy of films
Another round of Star Wars rumors. This time, it's a trio of movies set during The Old Republic.
Jan 24, 2020
Star Wars: the Colin Treverrow script for Episode IX: Duel Of The Fates
Would Star Wars: Duel of the Fates been a better movie that Rise of Skywalker? Shark and Goon discuss...
Jan 23, 2020
Star Trek Picard: expectations for the new series
Star Trek Picard arrives today. Shark and Goon are hopeful but wary.
Jan 22, 2020
James Bond: James Bond to remain a man
The producers of James Bond are open to the series one day being a streaming show like Jack Ryan...but James Bond will remain a man.
Jan 21, 2020
Star Wars: Rebels - Rebels II rumors
Today, it's a trip to Speculation Island...as Shark and Goon read a reddit post with rumors about Star Wars Rebels II.
Jan 20, 2020
Star Wars Rumors - Dr. Aphra series?
How cool would a Disney+ series about Dr. Aphra be? Very cool. Who is Dr. Aphra? You will need to listen. Also rumors about the new season of The Clone Wars.
Jan 19, 2020
Galaxy Quest: the best Star Trek movie of them all
Goon watched a new documentary about Galaxy Quest, so Sark and Goon go down the Galaxy Quest rabbit hole.
Jan 18, 2020
Star Trek: a new cast for Star Trek 4?
Is it too soon to reboot Star Trek movies with a new cast?
Jan 17, 2020
Star Trek: Picard - where's the buzz?
We're about to have a new Star Trek series...but where's the buzz? Is this show going to be any good?
Jan 16, 2020
Star Trek: alternate names considered for The Next Generation
The Trek Files podcast shared some of the names considered for what became Star Trek: The Next Generation....they aren't good.
Jan 15, 2020
James Bond: Diamonds Are Forever
Sean Connery is back looking older, heavier and mailing it in. Maybe we were better off with George Lazenby?
Jan 14, 2020
James Bond: Live and Let Die
Another James Bond movie, another James Bond. Roger Moore takes over and smokes cigars and doesn't drink Martinis and there's voodoo and.....what a mess.
Jan 13, 2020
James Bond: On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Is George Lazenby's outing as James Bond actually the BEST James Bond film?
Jan 12, 2020
Star Wars: Rebels - will there be a sequel to Star Wars Rebels?
Are we going to get a sequel to Star Wars: Rebels in 2020? Could they already be working on it? Shark and Goon head off to Speculation Island to find out!
Jan 11, 2020
Star Wars: The Mandalorian - did a toy leak confirm the mysterious character?
Hey remember the character with the boots? The one we didn't get to see? Does a toy reveal let us know who this character is? And who is SHE?
Jan 10, 2020
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - Is Dominic Monagahn's Codebreaker Beaumont the most important Star Wars Character of all -time?
Shark and Goon have a lot of fun with an article in which Dominic Monaghan seems quite bummed about his cut scenes from The Rise of Skywalker. Apparently there is way more to Beaumont that we realize.
Jan 9, 2020
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - is there a secret J.J. Abrams director's cut?
Let's head off to Speculation Island where someone on reddit has all kinds of rumors about the J.J. Abram's Secret Cut of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker!
Jan 8, 2020
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - The editor explains some of the flam's decisions
Why did Rey and Kylo Ren kiss? Why didn't they explain why Palpatine was back? Is Lando hitting on Janna (no, don't be stupid). Some of the decisions of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker explained!
Jan 7, 2020
Star Wars: the Skywalker Spoilers - Rey Palpatine?
Our final look at the lengthy interview with the co-writer of The Rise of Skywalker wraps up with what Finn wanted to tell Rey, and the decision making behind Rey's parentage
Jan 6, 2020
Star Wars: the Skywalker Spoilers - Force Ghost Decisions
The co-writer of The Rise of Skywalker, Chris Terrio, did a lengthy interview with The Hollywood Reporter and discusses the decisions behind which force ghosts appeared and which didn't.
Jan 5, 2020
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - how they crafted the Leia scenes
The co-writer of The Rise of Skywalker, Chris Terrio, did a lengthy interview with The Hollywood Reporter and explained how they crafted the Leia scenes.
Jan 4, 2020
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - The dropped Lando Calrissian sub-plot
One of the Rise of Skywalker books mentions that Lando had a daughter. Is there a sub-plot missing from The Rise of Skywalker?
Jan 3, 2020
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - seeing The New Big Three together
The co-writer of The Rise of Skywalker, Chris Terrio, did a lengthy interview with The Hollywood Reporter. Chris talks about the importance of having Rey, Poe and Finn together in episode 9, and how we don't see Rose all that much.
Jan 2, 2020
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers- how to fix the Palpatine arc with Episode 8 The Special Edition
In order to tie the Snoke-Snoke-Plapatine storyline together a little better, what if we added a quick scene to Episode VIII?
Jan 1, 2020
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - is The Rise of Skywalker a reaction to The Last Jedi?
The co-writer of The Rise of Skywalker, Chris Terrio, did a lengthy interview with The Hollywood Reporter. In this episode we take a look at Chris' comments on whether or not the words of Luke Skywalker are actually J.J. Abrams commenting on Rian Johnson.
Dec 31, 2019
Fast And Furious: Fast and Furious Spy Racers
Shark and Goon have been big fans of the series since the original The Fast and The Furious. This time out, a look at the new Netflix series Fast and Furious: Spy Racers!
Dec 29, 2019
Star Wars: The Mandalorian Chapter 8 - Redemption (recap)
We learn the Mandalorian's name, we see his face, Carl Weathers chews scenery, and is this the last we've seen of IG-88?
Dec 28, 2019
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - Spoiler Culture
All week on The Skywalker Spoilers we have been respectful of our listeners letting you know the episodes were about spoilers, and put little detail in the descriptions. Today's episode is about Spoiler Culture and how people need to stop ruining things for other people.
Dec 27, 2019
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - General Princess Leia Organa Solo
In The Skywalker Spoilers we speak in detail about Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. Because we hate people who ruin things for other people we want you to know this episode is nothing but SPOILERS about General Princess Leia Organa Solo.
Dec 26, 2019
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - Lando Calrissian
In The Skywalker Spoilers we speak in detail about Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. Because we hate people who ruin things for other people we want you to know this episode is nothing but SPOILERS about Lando Calrissian.
Dec 25, 2019
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - these are NOT the 20 worst parts of the movie
In The Skywalker Spoilers we speak in detail about Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. Because we hate people who ruin things for other people we want you to know this episode is nothing but SPOILERS about an article that chose to hate on the movie. We have some differing opinions.
Dec 24, 2019
Star Wars: The Skywalker Spoilers - Force Ghosts
In The Skywalker Spoilers we speak in detail about Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. Because we hate people who ruin things for other people we want you to know this episode is nothing but SPOILERS about Force Ghosts.
Dec 23, 2019
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (initial reactions and many spoilers)
The Skywalker Saga comes to a close, with Shark having seen all nine movies in the theaters during their original run (and the final 8 on Opening Day!)...Goon was a Baby Yoda in 1977 but he's got street cred too. But hey, this episode spoils lots of stuff so if you haven't seen it, don't listen.